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Edition - Bod1102

Imprint Names:  Forth, J.

Imprint Locations:  Pocklington

Imprint: Forth, Printer, Pocklington

Series Identifier: 228


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was fair, the clouds advanced

Notes:  The correct first line is: \"The sun was far in the clouds advancedition.\" See Firth b.25(266).

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad

Title: Cheer boys, cheer

First Line: Cheer, boys! cheer!

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  Emigration

Firth b.25(258)

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Edition - Bod1972

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press\", by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth court, Seven Dials

Notes:  The same illustration appears in Harding B 11(2049).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12871

Title: Limerick races

First Line: I'm a simple Irish lad, I've resolved to see some fun, sir

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was far in the clouds advanced

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.25(266)

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Harding B 11(2133)

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Harding B 11(2134)

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Edition - Bod5604

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle & Co., Printers, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1053

Title: The robbers of the glen

First Line: Stand! stranger! stand, your jewels give

Themes:  HighwaymenCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was far the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(208)

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Harding B 11(3293)

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Edition - Bod11267

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 191


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15195

Title: Far, far upon the sea

First Line: Far, far upon the sea

Subjects:  Great Britain

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was afar, the clouds advanced

Themes:  Transported convictShipwreckHome Rule - Ireland

Firth b.27(473)


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Harding B 11(1139)

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Johnson Ballads 3324

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Edition - Bod7047

Imprint Names:  Rankin, R.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  185-

Imprint: Published and Sold by Robert Rankin, 38, Bottle-bank, Gateshead

Series Identifier: 82


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 372

Title: British man-of-war

First Line: It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray

Subjects:  China

Themes:  NavalOpium War, 1840-1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was fair the clouds advanced

Notes:  See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Subjects:  IrelandMauritius

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.26(180)

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Harding B 11(463)

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Edition - Bod9669

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The consiant [sic] girl was there to cry

Notes:  The ballad should begin: The sun was fair the clouds advancedition. See Firth b.25(266) for the correct first line

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth c.17(60)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod16325

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The shamrock green, or, The Isle of France

First Line: A constant girl was heard to cry

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman

First Line: Tho' much is said and sung about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Women

Firth b.27(119)

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